Air Force Maui Optical & Supercomputing Site
The Maui Space Surveillance System (MSSS) is a state-of-the-art electro-optical facility combining operational satellite tracking facilities with a research and development facility, the only one of its kind in the world. The MSSS houses the largest telescope in the Department of Defense, the 3.67-meter Advanced Electro Optical System (AEOS), as well as several other telescopes ranging from 0.4 to 1.6 meters.Read more
MSSC Proposed Modernization of Equipment
The revised draft Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact for the Modernization of Equipment at the Maui Space Surveillance Complex located in Haleakala, Maui, Hawaii are available for public viewing and comment for the next 20 days. The public comment period ends at the close of business on March 14, 2016. Send comments to the AFRL Director, MHPCC/DSRC at 550 Lipoa Parkway, Kihei, Hawaii 96753 or e-mail comments to AFRL.RDO.Test.Safety@Kirtland.af.mil.
"AMOS is a tremendous contributor to our Space Situational Awareness capability. The people at AMOS, operating state of art electro-optical imaging assets, provide unique and accurate characterization of many space objects. In an increasingly congested space domain, AMOS plays a key role in our current and future space operations."
-- September 2011
General William Shelton, Commander, Air Force Space Command